This history page contains an image of a photograph which is one of several belonging to the photo gallery pages which are part of several pages relating to the invention of the world's first automatic totalizator in 1913 and Automatic Totalisators Limited, the Australian company founded in 1917 to develop, manufacture and export these systems.

Crowds at Wellington Racing Club Meeting

This image shows the sort of crowds that the electro mechanical Julius Tote systems had to contend with. It is of the Wellington Racing Club's Trentham Racecourse in New Zealand. The writing on the back of the photograph reads: Wgton Racing Club 1st day Spring Meeting Oct. 1936. New Totalisator.

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